MacBook Pro – Bedazzling!

My new AppleMacBook Pro is here. I’ve been a windows user till I decided to go Retina way. Simply put, brilliant Retina display, Higher-than-1080p HD screen, multiple Thunderbolt  ports, HDMI. Almost nine hours of battery…

Narendra modi’s way to grow :)

India has chosen its new Prime Minister; ‘Narendra Modi’ – I envisage him the ‘yugapurush’ India has been waiting for ! Narendra Modi’s surprise victory came as a shock to political pundits who now blame…

The visual brain; a cognitive process

In order to make sense of the world, the brain gathers and processes information it receives from the five senses. Visual perception is a critical part of this process and should not be considered as…

‘Compliance’: Disturbing True Story

I dare you watch this interesting thriller movie ‘Compliance‘ in full-length. Not even a drop of blood or gore; but I had to take a break for a while watching this one. Described by one…

Do colors affect purchases?

For retailers, shopping is the art of persuasion. Though there are many factors that influence how and what consumers buy. However, a great deal is decided by visual cues, the strongest and most persuasive being…

Email Accessibility Design

Email has a bad habit of being a rule-breaker, making it tough to translate best practices for the web into an email-friendly format. Resources intended to improve or enhance a user’s experience on the web…

Wasp gives a brain Sting to Cockroach

  This is a very interesting natural phenomena I read this week – The Wasp That Enslaves Cockroaches With a Sting to the Brain. I’ve heard about it in my childhood when I visit villages on…

Five Manifestos for the Creative Life

Some days everyone needs a little extra encouragement. The words or lines or colors don’t want to come, or worse, we don’t even want to sit down to create. That’s when we turn to these…

Amazing Environmental Art

A new 2014 calendar, curated by Aleta Florentin of Amber Lotus Publishing, brings some of the best examples of environmental art all together in one place. This inspiring genre of art beautifully incorporates its natural…

A Guide to Making Things

There’s nothing more satisfying than making something well, and in a world filling up with stuff, attention to detail matters more than ever. By keeping it simple we can make room to breathe, step back,…